Ms. Masha Aryeva, CEO, Yesod, St. Petersburg, Russia

Aryeva Masha

Masha Aryeva was born in St. Petersburg, Russia. Having graduated from State Pedagogical University Masha transferred to Mercer University, Atlanta, GA. She obtained BA in Liberal Arts and International Business.
After returning to Russia, Masha worked for several commercial companies. Most of Masha’s expertise lies in the advertising and marketing fields. From 2001 to 2009 she was involved in major advertising campaigns in Russia, developed multiple marketing platforms for worldwide clients including P&G, Nestle, and Coca-Cola. Prior to that, Masha held the position of administrative director at RJR International.
Although Masha was not involved in Jewish community life in St. Petersburg before she was appointed director at YESOD in 2011, she comes from a very broad cultural and intellectual environment that allowed her to become an active participant in the local Jewish community in St. Petersburg very quickly.
Masha has worked and traveled in more than 30 countries over the last 24 years.